Set in the former royal hunting grounds of the kings of Nepal, the Gokarna Forest Resort is an idyllic location for relaxing away from the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu City. Golf, spa treatments, forest walks, cycling and bird watching are all on offer should you wish to do more than merely enjoy the exotic surrounds and breathtaking views. Some rooms feature interior decor portraying classical Nepali culture in a romantic ambience while others provide breathtaking views of the golf course, the jungle and the sprawling courtyard.
Facilities: 100 cottage rooms, spa, indoor swimming pool, gym, sauna, steam room, jacuzzi, golf course, 3 restaurants, bar, complimentary internet access.
Room amenities: Air conditioning, safe, minibar, satellite television, tea & coffee facilities, en suite bathroom
Surrounded by 10 acres of beautiful landscaped grounds, Hotel Himalaya is located within easy reach of both Kathmandu city centre and the international airport. Guests can enjoy a 180-degree panoramic views of the majestic Himalayan range from the hotel's garden. The hotel's dining options include an international cuisine at Cafe Horizon with in-room dining also available.
Features: 125 rooms, Wi-Fi, restaurant, bar, tennis court, swimming pool and health club including sauna and hammam.
Room amenities: Air conditioning, flat-screen TV, seating area, desk, en suite facilities.
The Traditional Comfort is a modern hotel, located a 30-minute walk from Durbar square. The red brick building is traditional of Newar design, as are the wood carvings, bronze fixtures and decorative tile-work that feature at the property. As one of the tallest buildings in Kathmandu, the rooftop also offers excellent unobstructed views of the city and is an ideal place to sit with a drink and watch the sunset. Guestrooms are elegantly designed with wood furnishings.
Features: 37 rooms, restaurant & bar, library, BBQ terrace, Wi-Fi.
Room amenities: Air conditioning, television, tea & coffee making facilities.
A quaint, family-run boutique property in an excellent location in Kathmandu, Baber Mahal Vilas was originally built by the descendants of Nepal's longest-ruling prime minister. The property reflects four distinct architectural styles found in Nepal, although the primary design is neoclassical. Guestrooms are individually designed with warm and colourful interiors. The restaurant specialises in traditional Nepalese cuisine, although international favourites are also available. The rooftop swimming pool offers good views of Kathmandu and is an excellent place to unwind after a day exploring.
Features: 13 rooms, restaurant, rooftop swimming pool, library, spa, Wi-Fi.
Room amenities: Air conditioning, television, minibar, tea & coffee making facilities.
Truly exclusive and exceptionally luxurious.
Very high class accommodation with superb facilities and service.
High standard accommodation, service and facilities.
Good standard accommodation, service and facilities.
Clean and comfortable with en suite bathrooms but limited facilities.
Very modest with shared bathrooms and minimal facilities